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Death penalty sought in slaying of Sacramento officer

Death penalty sought in slaying of Sacramento officer

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors announced Thursday that they will seek the death penalty for a man accused of killing a rookie Sacramento policewoman...
Man charged in deaths of 3 teens after California crash

Man charged in deaths of 3 teens after California crash

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A man was charged with murder Thursday following a weekend car crash that killed three 16-year-old boys and injured three...
Lawyer: Family slaughter 'almost unbearable' for Utah father

Lawyer: Family slaughter 'almost unbearable' for Utah father

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The killing of a Utah mother and three of her children by a gunman identified by police as her...
PSA on man killed by Dallas officer to air during Super Bowl

PSA on man killed by Dallas officer to air during Super Bowl

DALLAS (AP) — A public service announcement honoring the life of a black man who was killed in his living room by a white...
Children's aunt says she was home when they were suffocated

Children's aunt says she was home when they were suffocated

PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix woman accused of suffocating her three young children never appeared to be a danger to them, according to an...
People who had contact with man with virus to be monitored

People who had contact with U.S. resident with virus to be monitored

SHORELINE, Wash. (AP) — Health officials said Wednesday they are actively monitoring 16 people who came into close contact with the traveler to China...
2nd California child molester dies after beating with cane

2nd California child molester dies after beating with cane

CORCORAN, Calif. (AP) — A second convicted child molester has died after he was beaten with a walking cane by another inmate last week...
Police: Officers left woman with man accused of killing her

Police: Officers left woman with man accused of killing her

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — Police say a man killed his ex-girlfriend's mother at an Iowa home about an hour after officers went to...
Coroner: Juice WRLD died of accidental drug overdose

Coroner: Juice WRLD died of accidental drug overdose

CHICAGO (AP) — Rapper Juice WRLD died of an accidental overdose of oxycodone and codeine, the Cook County Medical Examiner's office said Wednesday. The...
Government: Tax evader in standoff should not be released

Government: Tax evader in standoff should not be released

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A woman who took part in a monthslong standoff with her husband at their home against U.S. marshals in 2007...

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